The table below looks at the statistics for CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 81 60 73
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +13
Contract jobs citing CMS 47 81 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.88% 2.87% 1.93%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.31% 19.95% 11.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 41 25
Average daily rate £400 £350 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £171
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £437 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 1
Average hourly rate £12.17 £33.50 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.68% +63.41%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.92 £40.00 £21.56
% change year-on-year
-67.71% +85.57%
CMS
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
456 406 441
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 18.25% 14.38% 16.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 285 238 226
Average daily rate £413 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £263 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 5 22
Average hourly rate £12.50 £33.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.68% +97.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £17.80 £9.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.03 £37.50 £21.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £20.19 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-15.77% +12.13%

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CMS across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

CMS Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

CMS
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CMS across the Berkshire region.

CMS Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

CMS
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CMS across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

CMS Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

CMS
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CMS across the Berkshire region.

CMS Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

CMS
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -30 11 £294 -16.07% 2
Bracknell +2 8 £290 -20.00% 2
Maidenhead +3 5 £373 -
Slough +10 2 £420 +110.00% 2
CMS
South East

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing CMS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CMS.

1 47 (38.84%) Content Management
2 33 (27.27%) HTML
2 33 (27.27%) Telecoms
3 32 (26.45%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (26.45%) CSS
4 28 (23.14%) E-Commerce
5 25 (20.66%) ITIL
5 25 (20.66%) JavaScript
6 24 (19.83%) Ticket Management
7 23 (19.01%) Service Management
7 23 (19.01%) eTOM
7 23 (19.01%) Incident Management
8 22 (18.18%) Marketing
8 22 (18.18%) CRM
9 21 (17.36%) Web Development
10 20 (16.53%) SEO
10 20 (16.53%) Migration
11 19 (15.70%) hybris
12 18 (14.88%) Huawei
13 17 (14.05%) HTML5
13 17 (14.05%) Java
14 15 (12.40%) Web Design
14 15 (12.40%) Workflow
14 15 (12.40%) .NET
14 15 (12.40%) CSS3
14 15 (12.40%) Degree
15 14 (11.57%) Requirements Analysis
15 14 (11.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 14 (11.57%) jQuery
15 14 (11.57%) User Experience

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing CMS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CMS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (11.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 11 (9.09%) Sitecore CMS
3 8 (6.61%) Drupal
4 7 (5.79%) IIS
4 7 (5.79%) Magnolia
5 5 (4.13%) Umbraco
6 4 (3.31%) IBM Notes
7 3 (2.48%) WordPress
8 2 (1.65%) Joomla!
8 2 (1.65%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.65%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.83%) MODX
9 1 (0.83%) WebLogic
Applications
1 12 (9.92%) MS Excel
2 10 (8.26%) MS Office
3 2 (1.65%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.65%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.65%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Magento
1 1 (0.83%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.31%) Google Tag Manager
2 3 (2.48%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.65%) AdWords
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.65%) BGP
1 2 (1.65%) DOCSIS
1 2 (1.65%) MPLS
1 2 (1.65%) OSPF
1 2 (1.65%) RIP
1 2 (1.65%) SNMP
1 2 (1.65%) SSH
1 2 (1.65%) TCP/IP
1 2 (1.65%) Telnet
1 2 (1.65%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.96%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (1.65%) Big Data
2 2 (1.65%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.83%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (2.48%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.65%) Ant
2 2 (1.65%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (1.65%) Eclipse
2 2 (1.65%) JUnit
3 1 (0.83%) Selenium
3 1 (0.83%) TestNG
General
1 33 (27.27%) Telecoms
2 22 (18.18%) Marketing
3 12 (9.92%) Retail
4 9 (7.44%) Publishing
5 6 (4.96%) Finance
6 5 (4.13%) Automotive
7 4 (3.31%) German Language
7 4 (3.31%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.65%) Advertising
8 2 (1.65%) Banking
8 2 (1.65%) Games
8 2 (1.65%) Italian Language
8 2 (1.65%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.65%) Polish Language
8 2 (1.65%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.83%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.83%) Billing
9 1 (0.83%) Czech Language
9 1 (0.83%) French Language
9 1 (0.83%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 25 (20.66%) Developer
2 23 (19.01%) Service Desk Engineer
3 20 (16.53%) Architect
4 16 (13.22%) Telecoms Engineer
5 11 (9.09%) .NET Developer
6 9 (7.44%) Hybris Architect
7 8 (6.61%) Content Manager
7 8 (6.61%) HTML Developer
7 8 (6.61%) JavaScript Developer
7 8 (6.61%) Web Developer
8 7 (5.79%) .NET Web Developer
8 7 (5.79%) ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (5.79%) C# Developer
8 7 (5.79%) C# Web Developer
8 7 (5.79%) Digital Executive
8 7 (5.79%) HTML CSS Developer
9 6 (4.96%) C# .NET Developer
9 6 (4.96%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (4.96%) Project Manager
9 6 (4.96%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (27.27%) HTML
2 32 (26.45%) CSS
3 17 (14.05%) HTML5
4 15 (12.40%) .NET
4 15 (12.40%) CSS3
5 14 (11.57%) jQuery
6 13 (10.74%) J2EE
7 9 (7.44%) ASP.NET
8 7 (5.79%) .NET Framework
8 7 (5.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (4.13%) AngularJS
9 5 (4.13%) XML
10 3 (2.48%) ASP.NET 2.0
11 2 (1.65%) Dojo
11 2 (1.65%) LESS
11 2 (1.65%) Sass
11 2 (1.65%) Silverlight
11 2 (1.65%) Spring
12 1 (0.83%) Modernizr
12 1 (0.83%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.57%) User Experience
2 11 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 9 (7.44%) Mobile App
4 5 (4.13%) Social Media
5 3 (2.48%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.48%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (2.48%) Video on Demand
6 2 (1.65%) Blog
6 2 (1.65%) DTV
6 2 (1.65%) Handset
6 2 (1.65%) IPTV
6 2 (1.65%) MPEG
6 2 (1.65%) Pricing Data
6 2 (1.65%) Smart Meter
6 2 (1.65%) Streaming Video
7 1 (0.83%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.83%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.83%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.83%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.61%) Windows
2 7 (5.79%) Windows Server
2 7 (5.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (2.48%) Unix
4 1 (0.83%) Android
4 1 (0.83%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (38.84%) Content Management
2 32 (26.45%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (23.14%) E-Commerce
4 25 (20.66%) ITIL
5 24 (19.83%) Ticket Management
6 23 (19.01%) eTOM
6 23 (19.01%) Incident Management
6 23 (19.01%) Service Management
7 22 (18.18%) CRM
8 21 (17.36%) Web Development
9 20 (16.53%) Migration
9 20 (16.53%) SEO
10 15 (12.40%) Web Design
10 15 (12.40%) Workflow
11 14 (11.57%) Requirements Analysis
11 14 (11.57%) Software Delivery
12 13 (10.74%) Analytics
13 11 (9.09%) Release Management
13 11 (9.09%) Technical Analysis
14 10 (8.26%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (20.66%) JavaScript
2 17 (14.05%) Java
3 9 (7.44%) C#
4 6 (4.96%) SQL
5 4 (3.31%) PHP
6 2 (1.65%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.83%) C
7 1 (0.83%) C++
7 1 (0.83%) Objective-C
7 1 (0.83%) Python
7 1 (0.83%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (12.40%) Degree
2 2 (1.65%) CITP
2 2 (1.65%) PMI Certification
2 2 (1.65%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.13%) QA
2 2 (1.65%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.83%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (2.48%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 19 (15.70%) hybris
2 18 (14.88%) Huawei
3 11 (9.09%) Sitecore
4 8 (6.61%) Google
4 8 (6.61%) Microsoft
4 8 (6.61%) SAP
5 5 (4.13%) Adobe
6 4 (3.31%) Lotus
7 3 (2.48%) FatWire
8 2 (1.65%) Apple
8 2 (1.65%) Facebook
8 2 (1.65%) IBM
8 2 (1.65%) Marketo
8 2 (1.65%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.65%) Tektronix
9 1 (0.83%) Citrix
9 1 (0.83%) ForgeRock
9 1 (0.83%) Oracle
9 1 (0.83%) Pega
9 1 (0.83%) VMware